Analyst Ratings for TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (TSU)

Updated: 2017-07-26

TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (NYSE:TSU) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, TSU was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 8 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Several price targets were given for TSU by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 20.65, which equates to a potential upside of 22.23 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 11, which equates to a potential downside of -34.89 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 5.56 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 12.5 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.06 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

TSU has an estimated earnings growth rate of 11.97 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TSU is 2.95.

TSU has a 52-week high of 16.93 and a 52-week low of 11.17. Today's price is 51.25 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.21 percent. TSU has a price/earnings ratio of 35.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TSU value stock report compares TSU to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8 billion. TSU's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.